Gives you the skills that you need to pass the CompTIA 2009 Network+ exam. This title offers an introduction to the fundamental building blocks that form a modern network, such as protocols, topologies, hardware, and network operating systems. It presents the important concepts in contemporary networking.
This book brings together recent advances and presents a comprehensive picture of the scientific study of networks. It includes discussion of computer networks, social networks, biological networks, and others, and an introduction to the mathematics of network theory, including analysis techniques, computer algorithms, and network modeling.